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Tooth Aches and Dental Emergencies


From a broken tooth to losing a tooth altogether, a slight tooth ache to severe dental pain, a dental emergency can happen anywhere, at anytime. It is very important for everyone to understand what needs to be done if such a problem occurs. Discover the causes, treatments and symptoms for many common dental ailments.

Like any emergency, it is important to stay calm and assess the situation. You should call for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) if you feel the dental emergency warrants immediate care and attention.

  1. Tooth Aches
  2. Dental Emergencies
  3. Oral Conditions
  4. Oral Diseases
  5. TMJ Pain

Tooth Aches

When you have a toothache, every movement, thought, sound -- even touch -- is overshadowed by throbbing pain of a toothache. Here are some possible causes for your tooth pain and ways to relieve the pain until you can see your dentist.

Dental Emergencies

What you need to know if you have a dental emergency.

Oral Conditions

Certain oral conditions, like canker sores, can be very painful and not knowing what is causing it can be frustrating. Learn what to look for and what to expect with problematic oral conditions as well as ways you can treat them at home or when you should seek medical attention.

Oral Diseases

There are several oral diseases that can be the cause for your discomfort. From gum disease to oral cancer, discover the symptoms to look for, the available treatments and how to cope with your disease.

TMJ Pain

Do you have jaw pain and grind or clench your teeth? Have you been diagnosed with a TMJ disorder and want to know what it is and how to manage the pain or discomfort associated with it? Learn more about TMJ and what you can do if you are one of the millions of people who have TMJ problems?

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